France bans cycling, restricts running to 2 km from home

March 19th, 2020 by Canadian Cycling Magazine | Posted in News | No Comments »

Safety measures have been put in place to ensure minimal use of hospital resources and a reduction in virus spread

Duchesne escapes, Lutsenko wins Stage 5 of Paris-Nice

March 11th, 2016 by Rob Sturney | Posted in News | No Comments »

The Direct Energie rider put himself firmly in the King of the Mountain race by scoring points on five categorized climbs as part of the day’s breakaway.

Snowy third stage of Paris-Nice cancelled

March 9th, 2016 by Rob Sturney | Posted in News | 1 Comment »

After a certain amount of humming and hawing over treacherous conditions, race organizers of Paris-Nice cancelled Wednesday’s first medium mountain stage.

Florian Nicolai of Rocky Mountain – Urge bp Rally Team flows ‘like water’ over the enduro terrain of France

March 7th, 2016 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News, Video | No Comments »

A new video feature has been released, celebrating the other-worldly, gravity-defying skill of enduro rider Florian Nicolai, following him through the breathtaking terrain of France’s Maritime Alps.

New event to explore the spectacular, pristine natural beauty—and unique challenges—of Mercantour National Park, France

February 28th, 2016 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in Rides+Events | No Comments »

The event rolls out for the first time ever on June 19, 2016.

Ryan Anderson enjoys great debut for Direct Energie at GP Cycliste la Marseillaise

January 31st, 2016 by Rob Sturney | Posted in News | No Comments »

Canadian Ryan Anderson’s first race for French Pro Continental team Direct Energie–once Europcar–was a great success as he came fifth in the UCI 1.1-rated Grand Prix Cycliste la Marseillaise on Sunday.

Dyck finishes the cyclocross World Cup in Lignières-en-Berry, France with Canada’s best time of the day

January 18th, 2016 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News | No Comments »

At the sixth—and second-to-last—cyclocross World Cup of the 2015-16 season in France, Mical Dyck, riding for Naked Racing, turned in Canada’s best time with an 18th place finish.

World riders respond to the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris

November 14th, 2015 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News | No Comments »

As grief pours out around the world following Friday’s coordinated attacks in Paris, some of those who have taken to social networking to share their thoughts are cyclists.

Tsawassen, B.C. cyclist prepares for Paris-Brest-Paris

August 13th, 2015 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News, Rides+Events | No Comments »

The Paris-Brest-Paris ride — more than 1,000 total km through French countryside — must be finished in 90 hours. B.C.’s Ron Stewart hopes to do it in 88.

Ferrand-Prevot prevails in cross-country at Windham

August 10th, 2015 by Todd Aalgaard | Posted in News, Rides+Events | No Comments »

After placing third in Monte-Saint-Anne, Pauline Ferrand-Prevot followed up that performance with a win on the other side of the U.S./Canada border, crossing the finish line with a powerful lead at the Windham women’s cross-country race in New York State.